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Eduardo Saverin Talks Facebook With Veja Eduardo Saverin Talks Facebook With Veja
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We’ve been covering Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, and his plan to renounce his United States citizenship all throughout May. First, he was accused of trying to skirt taxes by renouncing his citizenship, but his representatives tried to explain that wasn’t …

Julian Assange Loses UK Supreme Court Appeal Julian Assange Loses UK Supreme Court Appeal
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We received word last week that a decision would me made today in regards to Julian Assange’s bid to avoid extradition. It would appear that he he has lost that bid as the UK Supreme Court issued their verdict today …

Remove Facebook Timeline Scams Still Target Dissatisfied Users Remove Facebook Timeline Scams Still Target Dissatisfied Users
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When Facebook makes a big change, a good portion of the user base freaks out for a little while. This has happened for years and if I thought myself a betting man, I’d bet that Facebook users will remain resistant …

Spammers Make Up 40% of the Social Web Spammers Make Up 40% of the Social Web

Online security firm Impermium has just reported that up to 40% of all social media accounts are created by spammers, and this number has doubled over the last six months. Spammers exploit the sharing features on social networks to spread …

Peter Carl Fabergé Gets Google Doodle Peter Carl Fabergé Gets Google Doodle

Fabergé egg creator Peter Carl Fabergé is being honored today with a Google doodle. The man was born on this day in 1846. He was a jeweler from Russia, whose company was commissioned by Tsar Alexander III, to create a …

Emma Watson Slams Kim K., Takes To Twitter
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Emma Watson, who will perhaps always be known first and foremost as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter movies, is about to show us all a very different side of her acting chops in the upcoming Sofia Coppola film “The …

Doc Watson, Bluegrass Music Extraordinaire, Dead at 89

Doc Watson, the legendary Bluegrass musician who inspired generations with his virtuoso flatpicking skills, has passed away at the age of 89. According the the Winston-Salem Journal, Arthel Lane “Doc” Watson was recovering from colon surgery when the family was …

Battlefield 3 Premium Confirmed By Sony For June 4th

Oops….It looks like Sony may have just made a fairly major boo boo. On the update for the European PS store, They have the Close Quarters DLC pack listed for June 4th. What they also have is a listing for …

Rodman Sentenced: Judge Cracks Down On Child Support
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Dennis Rodman, the outrageously colorful former NBA star, has been sentenced to 104 hours of community service after a judge found him in contempt for non-payment of child support. His legal battles with ex-wife Michelle Rodman began back in 2004, …

PSN Store Update Features Resistance: Burning Skies

Another week, another Playstation Store update. This week features two massive things. One is the much needed AAA title for the PS Vita titled: “Resistance: Burning Skies”. “As New York fire fighter and National Guardsman Tom Riley, you’re about to …

Sony To Revamp Playstation Plus Program? [Rumor]

According to Eurogamer, several sources have confirmed that one of the segments in Sony’s upcoming E3 keynote is going to be a complete revamp of their fairly successful Playstation Plus program. For those of you living under a rock, the …

Diablo III Complaints Cause Blizzard Seoul Raid
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It’s hard launching a blockbuster video game these days. Even if you work for a decade and spend hundreds of millions of dollars in development, entitled fans will find something to complain about within minutes of a game’s release. EA …

Women Would Miss Social Media More Than Men Women Would Miss Social Media More Than Men
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By now it’s no secret that, despite having virtually no presence among the leaders of tech companies, it’s the womenfolk who make up the majority of internet users these days. BT, a UK-based provider of IT services, took a survey …

Google Unveils New Chromebooks, Chromebox Google Unveils New Chromebooks, Chromebox

Google has announced what it calls “the next step” for the Chrome OS platform. Earlier this afternoon they unveiled a new line of Chrome OS computers manufactured by Samsung. The new line includes three new Chromebooks and the Chromebox, the …

Bitly Launches Redesign Bitly Launches Redesign

It was recently reported that URL shortening platform bitly has just raised $20 million in a round of funding, roughly double it garnered last time around. Bitly had been the default URL shortener on Twitter since 2009, replacing TinyURL, until …

YouTube API Gets Better Playlist Support YouTube API Gets Better Playlist Support

Back in March, YouTube launched a new feature for the YouTube API that would allow people to include lists of videos in the player. It was great since it let users watch a continuous stream of content without ever leaving …

Identified.com Reaches 10 Million Registered Users Identified.com Reaches 10 Million Registered Users

Just 8 months after it launched, Identified.com has reached the 10 million registered user mark! The Facebook-based professional networking platform had only 2 million registered users in March so it is growing leaps and bounds. It is growing so fast …

Microsoft Offering Windows 8 Upgrade for $15 Microsoft Offering Windows 8 Upgrade for $15

Microsoft is running a promotion surrounding the launch of its Windows 8 operating system, which will run from June 2nd through January 31st, 2013, according to The Verge. Customers of Microsoft Store who buy a Windows 7 machine after June …

Pro-Life Group ‘Live Action’ Accuses Planned Parenthood of Allowing Sex-Selective Abortions

The Pro-life activist group Live Action is accusing Planned Parenthood of complicity in allowing the termination of a pregnancy based on the gender of the fetus. “This was a multi-state, national investigation demonstrating that this is a widespread problem across …

Todd Bridges Announces His Divorce on Twitter

Todd Bridges, “Diff’rent Strokes” alumni and star of such unforgettable motion pictures as “High School USA”, “Treasure n tha Hood”, and the Insane Clown Posse masterpiece “Big Money Rustlas”, has filed for divorce from his wife of 14 years. Divorce …

Facebook, Advertisers Still at Psychological Loggerheads Facebook, Advertisers Still at Psychological Loggerheads

Facebook’s still clutching onto the belief that it can have its marketing cake and eat it, too. The company, or more directly, the company’s CEO and founder, Mark Zuckerberg, is steadfast in maintaining that ads don’t interrupt the user experience …

Far Cry 3 E3 Teaser Trailer Released

Fans of the Far Cry series may not have waited for as long as Diablo fans, but it has been four years since Far Cry 2 was released. And since the Far Cry series is always known for pushing the …

The Netherlands Shoots Down ACTA The Netherlands Shoots Down ACTA

We here in the U.S. have been far too focused on CISPA lately and for good reason. It has the potential to encroach essential freedoms all in the name of stopping cyber attacks. We must not forget our friends in …

McAfee CEO to Deliver Speech at White House McAfee CEO to Deliver Speech at White House

Co-president of McAfee Security Solutions, Michael DeCesare, will be delivering a speech at the White House tomorrow titled, “Building Cybersecurity Partnerships and Promoting Voluntary Action: Stopping Botnets”. The event, held in the Indian Treaty Room from 8:30 PM to 9:45 …